Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 46 (Sep)
Court: Court of Appeal, Civil Division

Pill, Robert Walker LJJ and Sir Martin Nourse

Representation Christopher Jeans QC and Leslie Millin (instructed by Capsticks, Putney) for the appellant.
  Michael Hartman (instructed by Ronald Fletcher Baker) for the respondent.
Judgment Dates: 31 July 2002


Race relations - Discrimination - Victimisation - Hospital dean not considering applicant for locum post - Applicant bringing proceedings against NHS trust for victimisation - Whether acts of NHS trust constituting arrangements for purpose of determining who should be offered employment - ss 4(1)(a), 4(1)(c).

The Case

An applicant was entitled to claim under s4(1)(a) of the against the respondent NHS trust arising out of the actions of a specialist training centre (STC), for which the trust provided members and made representations, which had recommended to the dean responsible for appointments not to appoint the applicant.

Practice Areas

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